India’s Adani Green Energy Posts 86% Jump In Q1 2021 Profit

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Wed, 05 May 2021 18:05:13 +0000

One of India’s largest renewable energy generation companies, Adani Green Energy, has reported stellar financial performance during the first quarter of this year. According to the company’s filing with the Indian stock exchanges, Adani Green Energy’s profit rose from US$7.6 million in Q1 2020 to $14.1 million in Q1 2021. The company also reported a […]

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India’s Tata Power Wins 250 Megawatt Solar Auction At ¢3.4 Per kWh

Credit to Author: Saurabh| Date: Wed, 05 May 2021 17:34:18 +0000

One of India’s largest renewable power companies, Tata Power Renewable Energy, has secured the rights to develop a large solar power project. According to media reports, a subsidiary of Tata Power Renewable Energy secured the rights to develop 250 megawatts of solar power projects in the western state of Maharashtra. The capacity is part of […]

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Houston Tesla Crash: Vehicle Recently Purchased Used P100DL, Authorities Don’t Want To Release Further Details

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Fri, 30 Apr 2021 21:14:26 +0000

In past articles about the crash of a Tesla near Houston, I mentioned that I had requested information from Constable Mark Herman about the crash. Today, I received a disappointing response, but did get a little bit of useful information. The Limited Information That Was Provided While they wouldn’t give me the full details, they […]

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“It’s Not Magic, It’s Science!” — Bill Nye Does Fun & Informative Porsche Taycan Commercials

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 18:05:14 +0000

Porsche’s YouTube channel has some neat new advertising videos featuring a famous guest: Bill Nye The Science Guy. In the videos, he uses the typical Bill Nye style of explaining scientific and engineering concepts, but covers things that are important to Porsche. “Throughout the series, viewers will learn about the innovative technology behind the Taycan […]

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Audi’s Road To Dakar Rally: Electrifying The Desert

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 17:05:40 +0000

In December, I covered Audi’s plans to electrify the Dakar Rally. The team has made good progress since then, with the concept of the prototype largely completed. First tests are planned for the middle of the year, and it will going to be using the motor-generator unit from its prior Formula-E car (but with needed […]

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Zero-Emission Drug Smuggling Becomes A Thing

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 16:35:36 +0000

Some recent court documents shed light on a drug organization’s fascinating attempt to create a zero-emission vehicle for their drug smuggling. If the project had been finished, it would have enabled smugglers to get drugs into Europe and eventually other places much more easily. Background: The Cat & Mouse Game It’s not uncommon to find […]

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Toyota-Tesla Crossover Partnership Rumor Now Pretty Much Dead

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 02:58:36 +0000

A few weeks ago, the Teslasphere was abuzz with the rumor that Toyota was going to partner with Tesla to build an electric crossover. It was questionable, but at the same time plausible, that such a thing could happen (which is what made the thing so interesting). Now, after a new announcement from Toyota, it’s […]

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AutoTrader Names 10 Best Electric Cars for 2021, With A Notable Absence

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 16:45:25 +0000

A few days ago, AutoTrader named its ten best electric cars for 2021. While most of the vehicles on the list are good electric vehicles, there’s one notable manufacturer which is completely absent from the list. Before I get to which company was missing and discuss that further, let’s look at the list itself. First […]

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Some Thoughts on the Tesla Crash In Texas & Comparison of Autopilot with 2020 Vehicle Crash Data

Credit to Author: Johnna Crider| Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 01:30:32 +0000

Something horrible happened this weekend, Two men died as a result of someone misusing a Tesla. The Wall Street Journal reported that the authorities thought the vehicle was driving without anyone in the drivers seat. This led to a huge uproar and the resurfacing of old, baseless myths about Tesla Autopilot along with more general […]

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Washington Sets Most Aggressive Gas Car Ban Yet

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Sat, 17 Apr 2021 04:51:48 +0000

Washington state’s Clean Cars 2030 bill just passed both houses of the state legislature. If implemented (there are some catches), the bill would put Washington ahead of all other states and many other countries in terms of how fast they’ll require new light vehicles to be zero-emission. The Key Provision The key section of the […]

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